Landauer, Inc. ( LDR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 10, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.55 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 03, 2014. Shareholders who purchased LDR stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 14th quarter that LDR has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $47.53, the dividend yield is 4.63%.
The previous trading day's last sale of LDR was $47.53, representing a -11.18% decrease from the 52 week high of $53.51 and a 13.82% increase over the 52 week low of $41.76.
LDR is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Danaher Corporation ( DHR ) and Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc ( TMO ). LDR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.28. Zacks Investment Research reports LDR's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -52.09%, compared to an industry average of 13.1%.
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